Bache-Martin Elementary School
2201 Brown Street  
Philadelphia, PA  19130
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School Directory 2017-2018

​​Below is a list of our faculty, and staff. To email them, just click on their name. 
The letter at the end of the room number indicates what building they're located in:
-M: Martin Building         -B: Bache Building


Mr. Mark D. Vitvitsky aka "Mr. V"

Assistant Principal

Principal Fellow
Telephone - (215) 684-5450​        Fax - (215) 684-5446

Lower School (Martin Building)

Kindergarten ​​
Ms. Jennifer Ganci  (Rm 114M) 

1st Grade 
Ms. Sharon DeSalvo (Rm. 112M)

2nd Grade  
Ms. Mary Brehouse  (Rm 115M) 
Ms. Alexis White   (Rm. 117M)

3rd Grade 
Ms. Vashti Mophi-West  (Rm 121M)
Ms. Emily Sharon (Rm 103M)

4th Grade 
Ms. Lisa Liu  (Rm 124M)
Mr. Hennigan (Rm104M)

Middle School (Bache Building)

5th Grade
Ms. Jelena Markovic  (Rm 6B)

6th Grade 

7 and 8th Grades
Ms. Gabriana Nisiotis - Math (Rm 21B)
Ms. Lori Blue - Social Studies (Rm 24B)
Ms. Kristin Luebbert - English (Rm 20B)
Mr. Jeffrey Rupertus   - Science (Rm 23B)

Specialty Teachers

Mr. James McCutcheon  (Rm 107A-M)

Ms. Rachel Gelb  (Rm 11B)

Instrumental Band
Ms. Vanessa Taylor  (Rm 10B)

Instrument Strings

Mr. Aaron Hoke  (Rm 201M)

Ms. Dana Fiero (Rm 127M)

Physical Education
Ms. Julie Tice  (Rm 109M - Gym)
Ms. Janna McAdoo (Rm 109M - Gym)

Reading Specialist
Ms. Erin Pierce  (Rm 138M)

Science (K-4)


Writing (3-6)

Special Education

Special Education Liaison
Ms. Caitlin Sheehy (Rm 133M)

Autism Support, Grade K-2
Ms. Ginna D'Alba  -  (Rm 102M)

Autism Support, Grade 3-5
Ms. Melissa Aglidian  - (Rm 104M)

Autism Support, Grades 6-8
Ms. Linda Fitzpatrick  - (Rm 128M)

Life Skills Support, Grades K-2 
Ms. Kanika Williams  - (Rm 106M)

Life Skills Support, Grades 3-5 
Ms. Kinshasa Rodgers  - (Rm 130M)

Upper Level Life Skills Support, Grades 6-8
Ms. Lisa Sanuck  -  (Rm 1B)

Multiple Disabilities Support
Mueller (Rm 122M)

Learning Support, grades K-2
Ms. Laverne Fletcher Mack  -  (Rm 129M)

Learning Support, Grades 3-5
Ms. Cara Donahue (Rm 119M)

Learning Support, Grades 6-8

American Sign Language, Grades K-2
Ms. Papalia ( Rm 105M)

American Sign Language, Grades 3-5
Ms. Christy Garcia  (Rm120M)

American Sign Language, Grades 6-8
Ms. Rachael Jacques  (Rm 18B)

AUD/ORAL, Grades K-2

AUD/ORAL, Grades 3-5
Ms. Meredith  Lynch  (Rm 101M)

AUD/ORAL, Grades 6-8
Ms. Meghan Utrata  (Rm 18B)

Support Staff

Bright Futures Program

Director of Student Services
Ms. Janna McAdoo ( Rm 25B/136M)
Mr. Armando Jenkins (Rm 25B/136M)

Ms. Creshon Little , (Rm 123a,M)
Ms. Gina Hall, (Rm 123a,M)

School Counselor
Ms. Ashley Cocca (Rm 134M) 

School Psychologist 
Ms. Monica Marwah (Rm 14B)

Speech Language Pathologist

Ms. Jan Moss-Horwitz  (Rm 123b,M)

Occupational Therapist


Ms. Lydia Merriweather (Rm 3B)

Ms. Lianne Earley  (Rm 5B)


Children's Crisis Treatment Center (CCTC)
Room 13/14

Bache-Martin Team Leader Rachel Morrison

Lead Clinician - Caleb Jones

Lead Clinician - Paul Hassan

Care Coordinator - Katia Navas-Taylor

Administrative Assistant - Steve Walters

Clinician - Shaquita Adams

Clinician - April Lancit
School Therapeutic Workers (STW)